Behold, the hire of the laborers who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, cries: and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.
Treasury of Scripture
Leviticus 19:13 You shall not defraud your neighbor, neither rob him...
Deuteronomy 24:14,15 You shall not oppress an hired servant that is poor and needy, whether he be of your brothers...
Job 24:10,11 They cause him to go naked without clothing, and they take away the sheaf from the hungry...
Job 31:38,39 If my land cry against me, or that the furrows likewise thereof complain...
Isaiah 5:7 For the vineyard of the LORD of hosts is the house of Israel, and the men of Judah his pleasant plant: and he looked for judgment...
Jeremiah 22:13 Woe to him that builds his house by unrighteousness, and his chambers by wrong; that uses his neighbor's service without wages...
Habakkuk 2:11 For the stone shall cry out of the wall, and the beam out of the timber shall answer it.
Malachi 3:5 And I will come near to you to judgment; and I will be a swift witness against the sorcerers, and against the adulterers...
Colossians 4:1 Masters, give to your servants that which is just and equal; knowing that you also have a Master in heaven.
Genesis 4:10 And he said, What have you done? the voice of your brother's blood cries to me from the ground.
Exodus 2:23,24 And it came to pass in process of time, that the king of Egypt died: and the children of Israel sighed by reason of the bondage...
Exodus 3:9 Now therefore, behold, the cry of the children of Israel is come to me...
Exodus 22:22-24,27 You shall not afflict any widow, or fatherless child...
Deuteronomy 24:15 At his day you shall give him his hire, neither shall the sun go down on it; for he is poor, and sets his heart on it...
Job 34:28 So that they cause the cry of the poor to come to him, and he hears the cry of the afflicted.
Psalm 9:12 When he makes inquisition for blood, he remembers them: he forgets not the cry of the humble.
Luke 18:7 And shall not God avenge his own elect, which cry day and night to him, though he bear long with them?
Romans 9:29 And as Esaias said before, Except the Lord of Sabaoth had left us a seed, we had been as Sodoma, and been made like to Gomorrha.
Isaiah 1:9 Except the LORD of hosts had left to us a very small remnant, we should have been as Sodom, and we should have been like to Gomorrah.
ContextMisuse of Riches
1Go to now, you rich men, weep and howl for your miseries that shall come on you. 2Your riches are corrupted, and your garments are moth-eaten. 3Your gold and silver is corroded; and the rust of them shall be a witness against you, and shall eat your flesh as it were fire. You have heaped treasure together for the last days. 4Behold, the hire of the laborers who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, cries: and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth. 5You have lived in pleasure on the earth, and been wanton; you have nourished your hearts, as in a day of slaughter. 6You have condemned and killed the just; and he does not resist you.
Parallel VersesAmerican Standard Version
Behold, the hire of the laborers who mowed your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth out: and the cries of them that reaped have entered into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth.
Behold the hire of the labourers, who have reaped down your fields, which by fraud has been kept back by you, crieth: and the cry of them hath entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.
Darby Bible Translation
Behold, the wages of your labourers, who have harvested your fields, wrongfully kept back by you, cry, and the cries of those that have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.
King James Bible
Behold, the hire of the labourers who have reaped down your fields, which is of you kept back by fraud, crieth: and the cries of them which have reaped are entered into the ears of the Lord of sabaoth.
Young's Literal Translation
lo, the reward of the workmen, of those who in-gathered your fields, which hath been fraudulently kept back by you -- doth cry out, and the exclamations of those who did reap into the ears of the Lord of Sabaoth have entered;